IPL 2021: 5 Fantasy Picks for KKR vs DC clash in UAE, Playing11 and Live Streaming – September 28: Kolkata Knight Riders will be up against Delhi Capitals in Tuesday’s doubleheader in Sharjah. While Rishabh Pant’s side is almost through to the IPL 2021 playoffs, Eoin Morgan’s side faces the tough challenge of winning three out of their four remaining matches. Rishabh Pant’s Delhi Capitals secured 7 wickets win over Kolkata Knight Riders when both teams met in the first phase. Shubman Gill (43) and Andre Russell (unbeaten 45) were the key contributors with the bat for KKR while Prithvi Shaw’s blistering knock of 82 off 41 deliveries, including six consecutive fours in the first over off Shivam Mavi turned out to be the match-winning knock.
Here, we will look at key players who can be game-changer for their respective sides in the 41st match between Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Capitals at Sharjah.
Five key players for IPL 2021: KKR vs DC 41st Match –
Shikhar Dhawan – The current Orange Cap holder, Shikhar Dhawan is in outstanding form and a must-have pick in your fantasy team. Averaging 47.77 in the tournament, Shikhar Dhawan has amassed 430 runs in 10 innings at a strike rate of 131.09. He has slammed three fifties in ten innings so far and looked in good touch against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the opening fixture.
Prithvi Shaw – Shikhar Dhawan’s partner in crime, Prithvi Shaw has failed to perform in both games in UAE so far but was in red-hot form in the India-leg of the tournament. He is the second leading run-scorer for Delhi Capitals, scoring 329 runs at an average of 32.90 and a strike rate of 160.48 in 10 innings so far.
Venkatesh Iyer – Kolkata Knight Riders’ new recruit Venkatesh Iyer averages 56.00 in the tournament and has scored 112 runs in 3 innings, including a fifty. Iyer has played just three innings so far but has the potential of a match-winner.
Avesh Khan – With 15 scalps in 10 innings, Avesh Khan is the leading wicket-taker for Delhi Capitals in IPL 2021. He failed to pick up a wicket in the opening game against Sunrisers Hyderabad but returned with a wicket against Rajasthan Royals in the second outing.
Rahul Tripathi – Rahul Tripathi is the leading run-getter for KKR in the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League. In 9 innings, Tripathi has scored 306 runs at an average of 38.25 at a strike rate of 143.66, including two fifties. He slammed an unbeaten 74 against Mumbai Indians and looked well in touch with the bat against Chennai Super Kings in his 45 runs knock.
KKR vs DC Probable Playing 11
Kolkata Knight Riders
- Andre Russell injured himself in the second innings against CSK and is doubtful for the fixture
Shubman Gill, Venkatesh Iyer, Rahul Tripathi, Eoin Morgan (c), Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Andre Russell (doubtful), Sunil Narine, Lockie Ferguson, Varun Chakravarthy, Prasidh Krishna
- The Capitals are expected to feature the same
Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant (c & wk), Shimron Hetmyer, Lalit Yadav, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Avesh Khan
IPL 2021: KKR vs DC – TV & Live Streaming in India
Fans can watch and enjoy IPL 2021 Live on the Star India Network channels in 8 languages. Other than English & Hindi, the league will be broadcasted in 6 regional languages.
All the action of IPL 2021 will also be simulcasted and LIVE STREAMED on Star’s video on demand platform Disney+Hotstar. But for that, either IPL FANS will have to take an annual or monthly subscription to the platform.
Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021: KKR vs DC Squads
Shreyas Iyer (C), Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Tom Curran, Ajinkya Rahane, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan, Axar Patel, Chris Woakes, Ishant Sharma, Lalith Yadav, Marcus Stoinis, Praveen Dubey, Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan, Ravichandran Ashwin, Rishabh Pant, Shimron Hetmyer, Steve Smith, Umesh Yadav, Ripal Patel, Vishnu Vinod, Lukman Meriwala, M Siddharth, Sam Billings
Shubman Gill, Venkatesh Iyer, Rahul Tripathi, Nitish Rana, Eoin Morgan (c), Dinesh Karthik (wk), Andre Russell, Sunil Narine, Lockie Ferguson, Varun Chakravarthy, Prasidh Krishna, Harbhajan Singh, Shakib Al Hasan, Tim Southee, Ben Cutting, Karun Nair, Pawan Negi, Kuldeep Yadav, Gurkeerat Singh Mann, Sheldon Jackson, Sandeep Warrier, Tim Seifert, Rinku Singh, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Shivam Mavi, Vaibhav Arora
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